- Fervently is defined as something done with great passion and enthusiasm.
When you stand up and scream "I object, I object, I object!" this is an example of objecting fervently.
(comparative more fervently, superlative most fervently)
- in a fervent manner
fervent + -ly
Variant of fervent
- hot; burning; glowing
- having or showing great warmth of feeling; intensely devoted or earnest; ardent
Origin of ferventMiddle English + Old French and amp; ; from Classical Latin fervens (gen. ferventis), present participle of fervere, to glow, boil, rage ; from Indo-European an unverified form bhreu-, to boil up ; from base an unverified form bher-, to boil from source brew, burn